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  1. For Sale: 1978 Honda Civic - Full Electric Conversion

    Hello, With great reluctance, I am selling my baby. Here is the info: 1978 Honda Civic CVCC 3dr Hatchback $6,500 (OBO) As-Is Converted to 100% Electric Plug-in Registered in CO (previously registered in CA) Body Condition: Fair. Repainted in 2015. Some small dings and scratches (all easily...
  2. Proper Motor for Honda Gyro Canopy Swap

    Electric Bikes
    I've done some research, but getting information in Japan when you want to do something different is far tougher than one when has never lived here would believe. I'd like a father-son project on a Honda Gyro Canopy: They are 50cc, so I'd need a motor of comparable size, but preferably...
  3. Honda Accord SY SJ 1983 electrical problem madness

    Technical Discussion
    Hey people! I need some advise please from other Honda enthusiasts as I am not sure what is happening to my loved one. Few months back started the following: Hear-able symptoms: clicking realy sound from behind the radio, sudden clicks with no pattern (this been here for years) and clicking...
  4. 1964 Honda S600 Motorcycle/Electric hybrid

    All EV Conversions and Builds
    Howdy, I have a 1964 Honda S600 that I modified to use a 2007 CBR1000RR motorcycle engine ( I am planning to add an electric motor in parallel with the motorcycle engine. "But why?" Five reasons: 1. The car doesn't have reverse, which has become...
  5. 89 Civic Hatch for Farm Use

    Electric Motors
    I'm looking to basically use my civic as an electric golf cart/tractor on the farm. Obviosly doesn't need to go fast, but something with some torque would be ideal. Any ideas for what kind of motor I should use for this?
  6. Honda CR-Z to E-RZ

    All EV Conversions and Builds
    Hi guys, I am new to this, sorry if this is in the wrong section but I just wanted to get some thoughts. I'm 17 and have a huge interest in the future of EVs - in fact I intend to dedicate my life to it. I will be hopefully be attending a top university next year to study mechanical/automotive...
  7. Ford And Mazda: A Strong International Relationship

    New Member Introductions
    Ford And Mazda: A Strong International Relationship During the 1990s, Ford Motor Company went on an international buying spree snapping up small automakers around the globe. Volvo, Jaguar, Land Rover, and Aston Martin all were brought within the Ford fold, and Mazda, by default has become...
  8. For Sale: My Honda CRX EV conversion or all parts $10,000

    For Sale: My Honda CRX EV conversion or all parts It is with bittersweet feelings that I am selling C-Rex, my 1990 Honda CRX conversion. It was a great project and is a fun car to drive (project is 100% completely functional and finished, and faster than stock), but my wife and I are expecting...
  9. Honda Accord

    New Member Introductions
    Where to begin....Sure you all have heard that before. My mom is giving me an old but still functional honda accord with 140,000 miles on it. I believe it is 1996. Of course my dream is to own a beautiful new Tesla but that will have wait until I hit the power ball. :) On to my...
  10. Siemens AC Motors, Azure Dynamics Controllers, and Honda Question

    Electric Motors
    Greetings, EVers. I was just wondering--would a Siemens AC motor "care" which way it spun in an EV? I have a Honda, and the transmission spins backwards in comparison with the transmissions of every other car manufacturer. I don't want to get bogged down in a hassle with rebuilding AC motors and...
  11. Latest Honda News

    Production Hybrids
    Latest Honda News Despite the (in) famous episode civic 2012, seem to be bad feelings between Honda and Consumer Reports (CR). The publication may have fallen Civic 2012 in its list of recommendations to press to a quick redesign, but Honda can relax on its U.S. market.UU. best-selling...
  12. Planning Honda Civic Wagovan Hybrid Electric/Pedal Conversion

    All EV Conversions and Builds
    I have a 1984 Honda Civic Wagovan that more or less runs and am wanting to convert it to hybrid pedal/electric power. I am basing the possibility of pedal power on Michel de Broin's Shared Propulsion Car in which he has four pedal sets on an 86 Buick Regal. I figure if he can get four people to...
  13. Doing a 79 Honda CB 650 conversion, need a little help

    Electric Bikes
    Ok, so I have this 1979 Cb 650. Its all in good shape, only had 17,000 original miles on it. After taking the engine apart it was so clean I wish I had beat up more, but alas, my gas guzzling says are over, especially for this old 4 cylinder. It was heavy! So I have a lot of space in the frame...